- Private health Insurance – podiatry services at Peninsula Foot clinic attract a rebate through private health fund extras, check with your individual provider to check your cover. The cost treatment or services that the our Podiatrist recommends will be detailed in a plan.
- HICAPS – Claim on the spot through your private health fund
Enhanced Primary Care Plan( Chronic Disease management)
This program can be accessed through your GP if you meet the criteria for having a chronic condition that is likely to impact you for over 6 months, for example Diabetes . Your GP must initiate the Care Plan and send out the appropriate referrals to the involved professionals. Under this program you can access up to 5 sessions for Podiatry attendance in a given calendar year with health professionals that are registered providers with Medicare. All Podiatrist at peninsula Foot clinic are registered with Medicare under this scheme. Speak with your GP to see if you are eligible.
These services are not bulk billed however Medicare Claims can be processed for you at the clinic.
Department veteran Affairs, Worksafe and TAC patients are welcome with appropriate referrals.
Please talk to one of our friendly staff with questions you may have relating to professional fees and claims.